Cyber Security Software Engineer

Dulles, Virginia, United StatesDullesVirginiaUnited StatesNorth America

Cyber Security Software Engineer

Location: Dulles, VA

• An active Secret security clearance is the minimum required with the eligibility to obtain a TS/SCI.

The successful Cyber Security Software Engineer applies current analytical and logical thinking to the design, architecture, development, evaluation, testing, and integration of computer systems, appliances, and networks to elevate the security posture of the program.

The candidate may be involved with commercial, custom and/or government computer product vendors in the design, evaluation, and architecture of state-of-the-art secure GOTS/COTS applications, operating systems, networks, databases, and custom-built technology. Attention to detail, honesty, out-of-the-box thinking with a problem-solving mindset, be able to work under pressure, and able to deliver on tight delivery schedules are very much desired. The candidate must display superb understanding and be knowledgeable about a multitude of technologies including; Azure Government and/or AWS GovCloud, firewalls, web application firewalls, VPNs, DNS, Data Loss Prevention, IDS/IPS, and proxies, to name a few.

Develops security systems for any manual or automated systems environments which comprise on-prem and Cloud-based systems.

Responsible for ensuring the protection of organization data against unauthorized disclosure, accidental or intentional loss of data, and unauthorized modification.

The successful Candidate will be comfortable working with a variety of different tools and appliances, security challenges, and troubleshooting various complex issues.


Required Skills and/or Experience:

• An active Secret security clearance is the minimum required with the eligibility to obtain a TS/SCI.

• Must be able to obtain DHS suitability prior to starting employment

• This is a Hybrid position, but remote work may be considered • 6+ years of software development experience

• Administer the management of security appliances, tools, products, and aspects of the information system and perform day-to-day security operations, as well as,

Operations and Maintenance (O&M) of the system

• Provide security tools administration, management, troubleshooting, and testing.

• Experience and/or familiarity with the following network protection devices: Firewalls, intrusion detection and prevention systems (IDS/IPS), log analysis,

malware analysis, network traffic flow and packet analysis

• Experience with Azure Government or Amazon GovCloud services.

• Support Projects and Project management personnel throughout the full software development lifecycle

• Manage technology roadmaps with each product and propose briefs and reports to elaborate on recommended actions based on best practices

• Perform full product testing to the length of the product's capabilities as required by the customer and the program

• Develop capabilities according to customer requirements and NIST, DHS, and Government guidelines and regulations Desired types of Skills, Knowledge, and Experience:

• Troubleshooting, networking, Windows, and Linux in-depth knowledge is very important as the basis of understanding the network for net, data, and traffic flow.

• Experience with one or more of the following: RSA Security Analytics (NetWitness), Symantec Bluecoat, ForeScout CounterAct, McAfee ePO, Cisco FirePower (SourceFire), RedSeal, SecureSphere Imperva, Tenable Nessus, Azure Sentinel, TAPs, Cloud technologies, Project Management processes to include SAFe and Agile, SDLC, monitoring and analysis to include packet capture, PKI, chain of trust, and certificates

Desired Certification(s): Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Windows/Linux Admin, Microsoft Security Operations or Azure Security, Splunk, CISSP, Security+,

Network+, Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP), Vendor specific certification for the aforementioned products or similar certification.

Required Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree in a related field and a minimum of 8 years of prior relevant work experience. Eight (8) additional years of experience may substituted for a bachelor's degree.

Company Overview:

Node.Digital is an independent Digital Automation & Cognitive Engineering company that integrates best-of-breed technologies to accelerate business impact.

Our Core Values help us in our mission. They include:


**Identifying the~RIGHT PEOPLE~and developing them to their full capabilities**

**Our customer’s “Mission” is our “Mission”. Our~MISSION FIRST~approach is designed to keep our customers fully engaged while becoming their trusted partner**

**We believe in~SIMPLIFYING~complex problems with a relentless focus on agile delivery excellence**

**Our mantra is “~Simple*Secure*Speed~” in delivery of innovative services and solutions**


  • Medical (90% Coverage for Employee)
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Basic Life (100% Coverage for Employee)
  • Long Term Disability (100% Coverage for Employee)
  • Health Saving Account
  • 401K
  • Three weeks of PTO
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • Pre-Approved Online Training

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